Steinegg / Collepietra

Collepietra/Steinegg lies in the heart of the Dolomites and belongs to the municipality of Cornedo all'Isarco/Karneid. Only 15 km separate the sun-drenched mountain village from the provincial capital city of Bolzano/Bozen, where you will find many interesting sights. Surrounded by the Catinaccio/Rosengarten, Latemar and the Altipiano Sciliar/Schlerngebiet, Collepietra/Steinegg offers an incredible panorama.

The night sky above Steinegg/Collepietra is particularly beautiful and was rewarded with “GOLD” and as one of the most beautiful night skies in Italy by the organization „Astronomitaly“. Together with the town of Gummer, Steinegg forms the “first European Star Village”. Many astronomical attractions attract star lovers from all over the world. There is a planetarium, an observatory, and a planetary and star trail. Furthermore, you can go on a night hike.

The mountain calls

Thanks to the well signposted network of paths, you can reach the most beautiful places in the Dolomites starting from Collepietra/Steinegg. Whether via ferrata and mountain hikes, mountain bike tours or a leisurely walk - in Collepietra/Steinegg everyone gets his money's worth.

A tour to the Earth Pyramids is a particularly beautiful experience. This tour lasts about 2.5 hours and is ideal for a family excursion.

A visit at museum Steinegg reminds you of long forgotten professions, armory tells stories about knights and troubadours, and the many animals make the young visitors happy.

And the annual music and cultural festival "Steinegg Live" in Collepietra/Steinegg is an important event in the cultural life of South Tyrol and hosts famous artists of national and international renown.

Winter in Collepietra/Steinegg

When the days are getting shorter and the high peaks cover themselves in a white winter dress, there is a lot to experience in Collepietra/Steinegg.

There are 4 ski resorts to choose from for skiing and snowboarding:

  •  in just 15 minutes you can reach Nova Levante/Welschnofen, where a cable car takes you directly to the Passo di Costalunga/Karer Pass.
  •  in 30 minutes you can reach the lift in Siusi/Seis, which takes you to the large skiing resort of Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm
  •  in 40 minutes you can reach the slopes of the family-friendly Obereggen ski resort

Of course there are also possibilities for tobogganing, cross-country skiing and taking part in a guided snowshoe hike.